Approximately 70 professionals from across the Golden West, Intermountain and Pacific Districts met at the Mission Inn Hotel & Spa in Riverside, California, for their annual fall joint meeting on August 23-24.
The educational program included presentations on magnetic separation and metal detection applications, dust collection – design and maintenance, how lubricants impact your bottom line, an update on Profume tolerance, reducing energy costs in flour mills, belt choice and maintenance, tri-lobe internal pulse cancellation, advancements in mix design and blending systems, meshes and cloth stretching, valves, and permits, reports, PM regulations and upcoming changes.
Each district met to elect a slate of officers for the upcoming year. The Pacific District elected the following members to the district’s executive committee:
Bill Harp, Director, General Mills, Inc.
Jim Hickey, Chairperson, ADM Milling Co.
Monte Thompson, Vice Chairperson, Cereal Food Processors
Steve Klett, Secretary, Bemis Company, Inc.
Mike Wodelman, 1st Exe. Committeeperson, ADM Milling Co.
Zach Hanson, 2nd Exe. Committeeperson, General Mills, Inc.
Jeff Page, 3rd Exe. Committeeperson, Pendleton Flour Mills
In 2013, the three districts plan to meet in either Jackson Hole, Wyoming or Park City, Utah. More information will be posted as soon as it is available.
August 14-16 – Intermountain, Golden West and Pacific Districts’ Joint Meeting
Canyons Resort, Park City, Utah, USA
For more information on District events and activities, please contact Steven Klett.
ADM Milling Co.
Cereal Food Processors
Bemis Company, Inc.
1st Exe. Committeeperson
ADM Milling Co.
2nd Exe. Committeeperson
General Mills, Inc.
3rd Exe. Committeeperson
Pendleton Flour Mills